KiteXPO Pismo Beach - April 22 - 24, 2005
http://XtremeBigAir.com/KiteXPO/
Email: Info@XtremeBigAir.com
Telephone: 805.773.9200

KiteXPO 2005 was a great success!  Friday April 22, we had nice SW wind until past 7 p.m.   Everyone was out riding 12Ms to 16Ms.
Saturday, we had some rain and light wind.  We gave away more than $4000 worth of equipment: Grand Prize winner of One week vacation at Captain Kirk's resort, other killer prizes: 11M BEST Tempest Kite, 122 cm CAUTION board, 136cm Liquid Force board, a GATH Helmet,  and tons of Slingshots Tshirts, hats, etc.
The big pot of Wild boar Shredded pork got muched up after 30 minutes.  Plenty of beers, yummy Teriyaki chicken, hot bonfire kept everyone party until 11 p.m. then we were off to the bar until 2 p.m....  Sunday 12M wind picked up around 4 p.m.  Monday: smoking 8 - 10M kite wind all day long....

See you all at KiteXPO 2006!!!







Wild Boar Shredded Pork Sandwiches that you ate, we hunted the wild boars then chef Wong cooked them for a full day!  Warning: DO NOT click on this link, VERY GNARLY wild boar hunting pictures!!!!

Check out Maureen Gunn's KiteXPO 2005 pictures here: http://www.teamcoyote.net

Check out Jon Blake's KiteXPO 2005 pictures here: http://www.jonblake.com/pismoxpo/

Visit http://www.XtremeBigAir.com/KiteXPO2004/ to see picts and story of the biggest 2004 Kiteboarding event in California with more than 200 people attended the event!

Information for Exhibitors or Vendors of the KiteXPO 2005

The largest kiteboarding event of the year is happening soon: April 22 - 24, 2005

XtremeBigAir.com and the City of Pismo Beach are pleased to host the KiteXPO 2005:  April 22 - 24. The KiteXPO Event is the ultimate opportunity for you to get leading edge information from industry experts about new technology and techniques. Most importantly, you can see and test all the newest 2005 kites and boards back to back. This is the largest kiteboarding event in California and in the country and is growing bigger every year.  Best of all, it costs NOTHING/$0 to attend this event!!!

Registration is $0 per person! and includes RED BULL drinks, Bonfire and Party on Saturday night 04-22-2005.

XtremeBigAir's KiteXPO 2005 at Pismo Beach is going to be one of the largest kiteboarding events of the year. Last year we had more than 200 attendants from all over California, and as far as Mexico and Canada. Pismo State Beach is BIG! Our beach is miles long without rocks, reef, and urchins. Nothing dangerous. Just plenty of clean ocean water, soft beautiful sand, great wind and waves for your xtreme kiteboarding needs.

This year XtremeBigAir.com has brought kite designers, company test riders, pro riders, kiteboard builders, and industry experts to the KiteXPO 2005. All the leading representatives of kiteboarding products will be there and will be showing a whole host of new models and accessories: Corky Cullen of Liquid Force Kiteboarding, Blake Pelton of Peter Lynn Kites, Flash Austin and Wind Wing crew, Jeff Burton of CAUTION Kites from Santa Cruz, CABRINHA, F-One Kiteboarding, Litewave Designs, David Civiello of SLING SHOTS  with the Slingshot Kiteboarding crew ready with the new  2005 MACHINE, BEST kiteboarding crew of Best KiteBoarding,  LIT Kiteboarding, CAPTAIN KIRKS Kiteboarding resort, UNDERGROUND Kiteboards, etc.

XtremeBigAir's KiteXPO 2005 will include the traditional dawn till dusk activities, with endless demo kiteboarding actions: informative sessions, special XtremeBigAir Xpression Sessions every hour, demonstrations,  and of course, some beach bonfire-BBQ parties.

Many Big Thanks to our sponsors who have donated money, drinks, food and as well as over $2000 worth of equipment for this year 2005 Giveaway Raffle contest:

Many Thanks to our friends: Art de Werk, Jamie Thomas, Jeff Legato, Justin Watson, Ken Krall, Kevin Winfield, Mark Miller, Tim Harvey, Peter Dohi,  Renee Fortier, Rob Beaudoin, Scott Metzger, Steve Davies, Steve Nyswonger: for their time and support to make this KiteXPO 2005 a great one!













 



 


RED XtremeBigAir.com Wrist band will be issued to you only after you have signed a waiver and following participation in a site briefing and safety briefing each day at 11:00 AM. 

FRIDAY April 22, 2005
11:00 AM Check-In for all participants and Sign-up for XBA Xpression Sessions and Clinics

01:00 PM First XBA Xpression Session
02:00 PM Second XBA XS
03:00 PM Third XBA XS
04:00 PM Fourth XBA XS
05:00 PM Closing Time
06:00 PM Sponsored Events to be announced here!

SATURDAY April 23, 2005
11:00 AM Check-In for all participants and Sign-up for XBA Xpression Sessions

01:00 PM First XBA Xpression Session
02:00 PM Second XBA XS
03:00 PM Third XBA XS
04:00 PM Giveaway Raffle
05:00 PM Closing Time

06:00 PM 
BEST Kiteboarding and XtremeBigAir.com 's
Sponsored Beach Bonfire-BBQ-Party on the beach at end of GRAND Avenue.

Giveaway Raffles: Make sure you have plenty of cash to buy your raffle tickets: $1/each.   For just $1 you can win one of these 2005 kiteboarding equipment.  Many Thanks to our sponsors:  BestKiteBoarding, Captain Kirks, Caution Kites, KiteSurfari KiteBoarding, Murrays.com, for donating more than $2000 worth of Kiteboarding equipment like: a brand new 11M BEST TEMPEST kite from BEST Kiteboarding, a new Redline 122 High performance twin tip board from CAUTION  completes with straps, pads, fins, and handle Captain Kirk's is giving away a 7 day vacation for 2 to La Ventana, Baja (This is a value of over $1000!! The use of Captain Kirk's resort, lodging, and toys are included. Airfare is not included. Blackouts for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's apply), Tshirts and subscriptions to SBCKiteboard magazine, and many many more stuff!

SUNDAY April 24, 2005:
11:00 AM Check-In for all participants and Sign-up for XBA Xpression Sessions

01:00 PM First XBA Xpression Session
02:00 PM Second XBA XS
03:00 PM Third XBA XS
04:00 PM Fourth XBA XS
05:00 PM Closing Time

Pismo State beach (Pismo Beach and Oceano Beach) has miles long of soft sand, no rocks, no reefs, clean water, and uncrowded!












Directions to the KiteXPO 2005 at Pismo Beach:
Click for Driving Direction to Park Avenue - KiteXPO

Traveling south on US Hwy 101 from San Francisco and the Bay Area:

  • Take Hind exit in Pismo Beach.
  • Turn RIGHT onto Hind Ave. - Left on Price St - Right on Ocean View Ave.  Left on Cypress St. Right on Park Avenue to end.

Traveling North on US Hwy 101 from Santa Barbara and the Los Angeles - San Diego Area:

  • Take Price Street exit in Pismo Beach.
  • Left on Ocean View Avenue. Left on Cypress St - Right on Park Ave. to end.
The KiteXPO Pismo is on the beach at end of Park Avenue.

Pismo Beach's Hotels, Motels and RV booking and more: 
http://www.classiccalifornia.com/lodging.htm   
http://www.slocountyparks.com/activities/oceano.htm
http://www.groverchamber.com/camp.html
http://www.aircamp.com/
http://www.oceanodunes.com or 800.444.7275

Pismo Beach is half way between San Francisco (SFO) and Los Angeles (LAX), about 3 1/2 hours by car.  You can flly into our small airport: San Luis Obispo (SBP).  Pismo Beach  is on an expansive stretch of peaceful coastline. Discover why this area is known as one of the best secrets of California. Enjoy endless hours of outdoor activities including kiteboarding, paragliding, surfing, kayaking, ATV, Horseback riding, hiking and mt. biking. Lush valleys that produce some of the finest vintages of wines and champagnes in the United States lie within a few minutes drive from Pismo Beach.

Please contact us if you need more information.

Kinsley Wong


PO BOX 3202
Shell Beach, CA 93448-3202
Email: Info@XtremeBigAir.com
http://XtremeBigAir.com/KiteXPO
Telephone: 805.773.9200